Sit Less To Prevent Osteoporosis
September 30, 2014 | Lifestyle | T.Brewer
Where are you at this moment? Are you sitting down? Are you aware that sitting for long periods of time has been called the “new smoking” in reference to its negative health effects?
9 Things You Probably Don't Know About Pineapples
September 30, 2014 | Nutrition | N.Longo
Pineapples have exceptional qualities as a vibrant tropical fruit with balanced sweetness and tartness. Most people are unaware that pineapples are simple a composite of many flowers whose individual fruitlets fuse together around a central core. How long does it take a pineapple to grow? Can pineapple induce abortion or prevent cancer? Here are just a few of many facts you probably don't know about pineapples.
This Is What Can Happen To The Body When Your Sushi Is Not So Fresh
September 29, 2014 | HumanBody | A.McCarthy
Sushi is more popular than ever before but eating it "has become the new Russian roulette" in terms of safety. One man's love of sashimi nearly killed him after it led to his body becoming riddled with tapeworms.
As The World Focuses On Ebola, Another Virus of Great Concern Is Sneaking Into The U.S. And May Mutate
September 29, 2014 | Diseases | D.Mihalovic
As the world focuses on the next big fear operation with Ebola, another disease going by the name of chikungunya is growing as a serious threat in the U.S.
At What Point Did We Start Accepting Our Insane World As The Norm?
September 26, 2014 | Consciousness | M.Torres
Ever wonder when it was that we all started submitting to the terms of life as we are subjected to on a daily basis? When did we start accepting the poisoning of our water supply with fluoride and other toxins? When did we start saying it's ok to pollute our food, the planet and ourselves? When did we start giving away our freedom of choice and giving it to the government? When and why did this happen to humanity and how could we let it happen?
Why "Quick" Is Not Really a Fix
September 26, 2014 | Healing | E.Dahl
If we’re all honest with ourselves, what we really want is a "quick fix." Fast food, fast communication, fast transportation, and fast health improvements are just a few that can be found in a plethora of "quick fix" options. These things are popular because they are fast and easy. If we really stop and think, though, we would probably agree that things in our lives which take time to develop are often richer and more enjoyable than the "quick fixes."
The 4 Biggest Mistakes In Dietary Advice That Even Doctors Now Admit Must Be Corrected
September 25, 2014 | Nutrition | N.Longo
There is no more doubting long-standing myths that mainstream nutrition adopted as truths due to poorly designed and corrupt scientific studies. On behalf of public health regulators -- doctors, nutritionists and many other health experts have relied on this misinformation to guide millions with false dietary advice which we now know to be harmful.
Robin Williams: What Nobody Will Talk About!
September 24, 2014 | JunkHealthcare | M.Torres
The mainstream media has an incredible reputation for failing to ask relevant questions when it comes to the deaths of celebrities. Robin Williams was no exception. Why must we as a society ignore the medications that facilitate the deaths of countless celebrities? Probably because we don't like to talk about it.
Laughter Shown To Work Better Than Pharmaceuticals And Affects The Body Like Exercise
September 24, 2014 | Happiness | M.Chan
It's no secret that laughter is good for you and, even when indulged in liberally, is gloriously free of side effects. Laughter is a simple stress reducer, a kind of natural Valium, but is also allows us to connect to other people in such unique ways, that it cannot be duplicated through any other method. A body of evidence shows that laughing not only works better than medication, but stimulates hormonal levels in ways similar to exercise.
10 Facts You Should Know About Every Baby's Brain
September 23, 2014 | ChildHealth | M.Torres
Most of them are bald, fat and speak in code only they understand. And we couldn't be more fascinated. What is going on inside the infant noggin? Here are 10 facts about the baby's brain every parent should know.
Flu Busting, Lung Stimulating Smoothie
September 23, 2014 | Nutrition | J.Summerly
With the rising incidence of viral and bacterial infections plaguing children, there is one smoothie combination that works extremely well to increase the immune system and stimulate the lungs. It has all the necessary ingredients which even children won't mind consuming once they feel how quickly it improves their symptoms.